Portuguese Winter Stew

07.06.18 Recipes



The winter woollies are out, and it’s time to warm up in the kitchen with our latest Portuguese stew recipe.
This one combines succulent slow cooked lamb shanks with our flavoursome Portuguese chorizo for a heart- and tummy-warming dish.
Packed with loads of spices for a huge flavour hit, you can also add some fire by using our chilli Portuguese chorizo rather than mild!
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Prep 15 mins      Cooking 2 hours 30 mins



Best accompanied with steamed saffron rice.

  1. In a large casserole pan heat 1 tbsp of olive oil over high heat. Add lamb shanks and turn occasionally until golden brown. Set aside on a plate.
  2. Add Sunshine Meats Portuguese chorizo to the pan and sauté for 2 minutes. Set aside on a plate.
  3. Add onion and garlic to the pan stirring for 5 minutes or until onions have browned. Add capsicum, turmeric and paprika and stir until combined. Return the lamb and chorizo to the pan. Add the diced tomatoes and stock. Bring to a simmer.
  4. Place lid on, reduce heat to low, turning occasionally for 2 hours or until lamb is falling off the bone. Add Tremoceira black olives and serve with rice.